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Pirate Bay Ban Rockets Pirate Party Website Into The Big Time

Posted in Online on 19th May, 2012 08:21 PM
by AlexMuller
In just over three weeks it has jumped more than 100,000 places in the UK rankings and any moment now will become the 1,500th most visited website in the country.
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Facebook shares see modest debut

Posted in Online on 19th May, 2012 04:26 PM
by AlexMuller
Facebook shares ended their first day of trading at $38.23, barely above the companys initial pricing of $38.
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Facebook share trading debut approaches

Posted in Online on 18th May, 2012 01:54 PM
by AlexMuller
The shares will go on sale at $38 each, valuing the eight year old social network site at $104bn
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Iran to sue Google for not labelling Gulf on world map

Posted in Online on 18th May, 2012 01:53 PM
by AlexMuller
Google is facing legal action over its decision to not label the body of water separating Iran and neighbouring Arab Gulf states on its online map service.
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Met Police to extract phone data

Posted in Online on 18th May, 2012 01:44 PM
by AlexMuller
Mobile phone data of suspects in police custody is to be extracted and retained, regardless of whether charges are brought, the BBC has learned
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Anonymous might well be the most powerful organization on Earth

Posted in Online on 14th May, 2012 06:43 PM
by AlexMuller
Right now we have access to every classified database in the U.S. government: Anonymous
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The newest social media fad? Buying a token share of Facebook stock

Posted in Online on 13th May, 2012 11:46 PM
by AlexMuller
Buying a nominal number of Facebook shares as a novelty or to be part of the companys history might be the latest social media trend.
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Dutch court bans Pirate Party links to The Pirate Bay

Posted in Online on 10th May, 2012 11:15 PM
by AlexMuller
The Netherlands Pirate Party has been ordered to stop publicising ways to circumvent blocks to The Pirate Bay.
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Groupon CEO Andrew Mason: We want to be the OS for local commerce

Posted in Online on 7th May, 2012 07:56 PM
by AlexMuller
Mason wants Groupon to become the operating system for local commerce.
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Is This Censorship?

Posted in Online on 6th May, 2012 05:21 PM
by AlexMuller
Facebook Stops Users From Posting Irrelevant Or Inappropriate Comments
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iFlop: 60% of iOS developers lose money on apps

Posted in Online on 5th May, 2012 12:47 AM
by AlexMuller
Nearly 60 percent of iOS developers dont break even with the apps that they create and market, according to a recent study by App Promo.
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Harvard and M.I.T. Team Up to Offer Free Online Courses

Posted in Online on 3rd May, 2012 05:29 PM
by AlexMuller
Harvard and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology on Wednesday announced a new nonprofit partnership, known as edX, to offer free online courses from both universities
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Zuckerberg To Help Spur Life Saving Facebook Tool

Posted in Online on 2nd May, 2012 03:18 AM
by AlexMuller
harnessing the power of Facebook to help eliminate the critical shortage of organs for patients
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Pirate Bay getting blocked by all major ISPs, U.K. court rules

Posted in Online on 30th Apr, 2012 09:48 PM
by AlexMuller
In what can be viewed as an unofficial challenge to the hacker community, U.K. courts today ordered all internet service providers within the country to block torrent sharing website The Pirate Bay.
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CISPA Is Ridiculously Hideous (And It Just Passed The House)

Posted in Online on 28th Apr, 2012 06:56 AM
by AlexMuller
Total surveillance of the people is what Congress ultimately wants, so it is no surprise that this is apparently a top legislative priority for them
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Can an algorithm write a better news story than a human reporter?

Posted in Online on 27th Apr, 2012 07:26 PM
by AlexMuller
Computers will write more than 90 percent of news in 15 years, and will win a Pulitzer Prize within 5 years, says Kristian Hammond
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